JUNE’S WONDERS


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summer rains and warmth – grow little pears grow!


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Zuma – he is both a wonder &  wonderful!

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June’s colors

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June’s flavors – cilantro!

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garlic scapes

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basil & dill

almost ready for Garlic Herb Chevre

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fresh batch of basil just popping out of the ground

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awesome blanket of greens

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raspberries waiting for the summer sun & warmth to ripen up

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FRESH PEAS!

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beet greens – love the contrasting colors

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this is what I call summer hope!  I cannot wait!!

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corn is coming in nicely

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this year I have a lot of cauliflower – thanks to Lucretia @ Milkweed Farm

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borage – will see if the animals like to eat it (I will harvest tho and keep them out of the garden)

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smaller wood chip pile

definetly a June wonder!

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Rose bushes enjoying the wood chips thanks to all the hard work of Sammie, Max & Chris


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Elderberry blosssoms

I struggle every year – do I want elderberry blossom tincture or elderberries … elderberries win out every year!

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Peaches are growing nicely as well

They are actually beginning to get heavy & weigh down the branch some.

I tied it up with bailing twine as well as took some of the smaller peaches off the branches

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fresh lettuce – refreshing!

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Happy weeder – Helena one of the first WWOOFers of the season

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I love to see the clothes on the line

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A regular sight in my garden – baskets

I use them to carry seeds, to carry cut produce & whatever else happens to need carrying

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cucumber, melon & watermelon awaiting their place in the garden

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amazing nighttime visitor

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Sammie & Max enjoying some fresh cheese for lunch

taking a break from the garden

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Pears are growing

TOMORROW WE WELCOME IN JULY!

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